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The gunslinger [CD sound recording]: Dark tower

New Books on CD - Fri, 02/09/2018 - 18:30
by King, Stephen, 1947-
Publisher Simon & Schuster Audio, [2016]
7 audio discs (approximately 441 min.) : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Audio CD
Call Number BOCD F KIN
Summary Roland Deschain pursues his enigmatic antagonist to the mountains that separate the desert from the Western Sea. He is a solitary figure, perhaps accursed, who with a strange singlemindedness traverses an exhausted, almost timeless landscape.

Use of force [CD sound recording] : a thriller

New Books on CD - Fri, 02/09/2018 - 18:30
by Thor, Brad
Publisher Simon & Schuster Audio, [2017]
10 audio discs (approximately 11 hours, 30 minutes) : digital, CD audio ; 4 3/4 in.
Audio CD
Call Number BOCD F THO
Summary When the body of a high-value terrorist washes ashore after a severe storm across the Mediterranean Sea, Scot Harvath is tapped by the CIA to determine if the suspect was connected to months of rumors about a major attack.

Personal shopper [DVD videorecording]

New Feature Film DVDs - Fri, 02/09/2018 - 09:30
by Assayas, Olivier,
Publisher The Criterion Collection, [2017]
1 videodisc (105 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 insert (12 panels : color illustrations ; folded to 19 cm)
Video DVD
Summary This evocative character study tells the story of a young American fashion assistant and spiritual medium who is living in Paris and searching for signs of an afterlife following the sudden death of her twin brother. A chilling meditation on modern modes of communication and the way we mourn those we love.

The emoji movie [DVD videorecording]

New Feature Film DVDs - Fri, 02/09/2018 - 09:30
by Raimo, Michelle,
Publisher Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2017] ©2017
1 videodisc (approximately 86 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FAMILY EMO
Summary In this world, each emoji has only one facial expression, except for Gene, who is bursting with multiple expressions. Determined to become normal, Gene enlists the help of his handy best friend Hi-5 and Jailbreak. Together, these unlikely heroes embark on an epic app-venture through the apps on the phone, each its own wild and fun world, to find the code that will fix Gene!

War for the planet of the apes [DVD videorecording]

New Feature Film DVDs - Fri, 02/09/2018 - 09:30
by Clark, Dylan,
Publisher 20th Century Fox, [2017]
1 videodisc (140 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number SCI-FI WAR
Summary Caesar and his apes are forced into a deadly conflict with an army of humans led by a ruthless Colonel. After the apes suffer unimaginable losses, Caesar wrestles with his darker instincts and begins his own mythic quest to avenge his kind. As the journey finally brings them face to face, Caesar and the Colonel are pitted against each other in an epic battle that will determine the fate of both their species and the future of the planet.

Colors [sound recording]

New Music - Fri, 02/09/2018 - 09:30
by Beck,
Publisher Capitol Records, [2017] ℗2017
1 audio disc ; 4 3/4 in.
Audio CD
Call Number CD POP BEC

Heaven upside down [sound recording]

New Music - Fri, 02/09/2018 - 09:30
by Manson, Marilyn,
Publisher Loma Vista Recordings, [2017]
[Explicit version]
1 audio disc : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Audio CD
Call Number CD POP MAN

The summer that made us [CD sound recording]

New Books on CD - Fri, 02/09/2018 - 09:30
by Carr, Robyn,
Publisher Recorded Books, [2017] ℗2017
9 audio discs (10 hr., 15 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Audio CD
Call Number BOCD ROM CAR
Summary For the Hempsteads, two sisters who married two brothers and had three daughters each, summers were idyllic. The women would escape the city the moment school was out to gather at the family house on Lake Waseka. The lake was a magical place, a haven where they were happy and carefree. All of their problems drifted away as the days passed in sun-dappled contentment. Until the summer that changed everything. After an accidental drowning turned the lake house into a site of tragedy and grief, it was closed up. For good. Torn apart, none of the Hempstead women speak of what happened that summer, and relationships between them are uneasy at best to hurtful at worst. But in the face of new challenges, one woman is determined to draw her family together again, and the only way that can happen is to return to the lake and face the truth.

How the finch stole Christmas! : a Meg Langslow mystery

New Mystery Fiction - Fri, 02/09/2018 - 09:30
by Andrews, Donna,
Publisher Minotaur Books, 2017.
First edition.
278 pages ; 22 cm
Call Number M AND
Summary When her husband organizes a full-scale production of A Christmas Carol with a famous veteran actor in the starring role, Meg Langslow finds herself navigating unexpected challenges in the star's baggage and enemies.

Holiday murder

New Mystery Fiction - Fri, 02/09/2018 - 09:30
by Meier, Leslie,
Publisher Kensington Publishing Corp. , 2017.
361 pages ; 21 cm.
Call Number M MEI
Summary For Lucy Stone, Christmas in Tinker's Cove, Maine isn't just about the gift of giving. Sometimes it's also about solving a crime or two. Mistletoe murder: As if baking holiday cookies, knitting a sweater for her husband's gift, and making her daughter's angel costume for the church pageant weren't enough things for Lucy Stone's busy Christmas schedule, she's also working nights at the famous mail-order company Country Cousins. But when she discovers Sam Miller, its very wealthy founder, dead in his car from an apparent suicide, the sleuth in her knows something just doesn't smell right" Christmas cookie murder: Petty rivalries and feuds that have long been simmering finally come to a boil, leaving a bad taste in the mouths of may guest, including Lee Cummings who accues Tucker Whitney of stealing her recipe for low fat, sugar-free cookies. But the icing on the cake is when Tucker is found strangles in her apartment on the following morning.

Mind game

New Adult Fiction - Fri, 02/09/2018 - 09:30
by Johansen, Iris,
Publisher St. Martin's Press, 2017.
First edition.
374 pages ; 25 cm
Call Number F JOH
Summary "Mind Game takes Jane MacGuire back to Scotland where she continues her search for the treasure she's been chasing for years. But now she's being plagued by dreams of a girl in danger. Who is this girl, and what is she trying to tell Jane? And will Jane figure it out before it's too late -- for her and the mysterious young woman? Things are further complicated when Seth Caleb comes back into Jane's life. This time he's the one in trouble, and Jane will find herself pulled unexpectedly into his world as she fights to save him. With the adventure, intrigue, and explosive energy that Iris Johansen fans love, Mind Game is a high-octane thriller that readers won't be able to put down." -- From Amazon.com

Wonder : original soundtrack album

New Music - Fri, 02/09/2018 - 03:27
by Zarvos, Marcelo,
Publisher Milan Filmworks, [2017]
1 audio disc (50 min., 38 sec.) : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Audio CD
Call Number CD SOU WON
Summary From Jack White to Passion Pit, this eclectic collection of songs not only serves as the soundtrack to the film starring Julia Roberts and Jacob Tremblay, but it serves as a soundtrack to the lead character himself.

United States of Jihad : investigating America's homegrown terrorists

New Nonfiction - Fri, 02/09/2018 - 03:27
by Bergen, Peter L., 1962-
Publisher Crown Publishers, [2016]
First edition.
387 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : color illustrations ; 25 cm
Call Number 363.325 BER

El faro [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Thu, 02/08/2018 - 18:26
by Mignogna, Eduardo, 1940-2006.
Publisher Venevision, [2004]
1 videodisc (ca. 109 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Summary Two sisters survive a car crash that kills their parents and siblings. Only having each other, they face the uncertain future that awaits them.

Turtles all the way down [CD sound recording]

New YA Books on CD - Thu, 02/08/2018 - 15:26
by Green, John, 1977-
Publisher Listening Library, [2017] ©2017
7 audio discs (ca. 7 hr.) ; 4 3/4 in.
Audio CD
Call Number YA BOCD F GRE
Summary It all begins with a fugitive billionaire and the promise of a cash reward. Turtles All the Way Down is about lifelong friendship, the intimacy of an unexpected reunion, Star Wars fan fiction, and tuatara. But at its heart is Aza Holmes, a young woman navigating daily existence within the ever-tightening spiral of her own thoughts.

Strange weather : four short novels

New Adult Fiction - Thu, 02/08/2018 - 15:26
by Hill, Joe,
Publisher William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2017]
First edition.
432 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Call Number F HIL
Summary "One of America's finest horror writers" (Time magazine), Joe Hill has been hailed among legendary talents such as Peter Straub, Neil Gaiman, and Jonathan Lethem. In Strange Weather, this "compelling chronicler of human nature's continual war between good and evil," (Providence Journal-Bulletin) who "pushes genre conventions to new extremes" (New York Times Book Review) deftly expose the darkness that lies just beneath the surface of everyday life.--Amazon.com

The summer of Owen Todd

New YA Books - Thu, 02/08/2018 - 09:26
by Abbott, Tony, 1952-
Publisher Farrar Straus Giroux, 2017.
First edition.
217 pages ; 22 cm
Call Number YA F ABB
Summary In the touristy town of Cape Cod, eleven-year-old Owen faces a dilemma when his best friend Sean is sexually abused by a trusted adult, but warns Owen not tell anyone what is happening.


New YA Books - Thu, 02/08/2018 - 09:26
by Patterson, James, 1947-
Publisher JIMMY Patterson Books, Little, Brown and Company, 2017.
First edition.
296 pages ; 24 cm
Call Number YA F PAT
Summary Expelled over The Photo that was posted to his Twitter account, Will Foster, seventeen, is determined to find out who took the picture and why he and three other students were targeted.

Scream [sound recording]

New Music - Thu, 02/08/2018 - 09:26
by Jackson, Michael, 1958-2009
Publisher Legacy, [2017] ℗2017
1 audio disc (1:09:18) : CD audio, stereo ; 4 3/4 in.
Audio CD
Call Number CD POP JAC
Summary "This album celebrates the king of pop, Michael Jackson, and his love for the Halloween season"--From container insert.

Her last day : a Jessie Cole thriller

New Mystery Fiction - Thu, 02/08/2018 - 09:26
by Ragan, Theresa,
Publisher Thomas & Mercer [2017]
305 pages ; 21 cm
Call Number M RAG
Summary Ten years ago, PI Jessie Cole and reporter Ben Morrison each suffered a tragedy that changed their lives--and now these two strangers are about to share a nightmare. For Jessie, who makes her living finding missing persons, no case has consumed her more than the disappearance of her younger sister, Sophie. But left alone to raise Sophie's daughter, she realizes that solving the case has become an unhealthy obsession. For Ben, a horrific car accident resulted in scars both physical and emotional--and amnesia that has made his life a mystery. But curiously, out of his shattered memories, there's one person he recognizes without a doubt: Jessie's sister. He just doesn't know why. Yet. But Sophie isn't the only phantom drawing Jessie and Ben together. An elusive serial murderer known as the Heartless Killer has reemerged from the shadows. His next move will cut even deeper into Jessie's worst fears. And for Ben, what happens this time is going to be unforgettable.